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L&T Reviews

Updated January 29, 2015
Updated January 29, 2015
236 Reviews
3.1
236 Reviews
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L&T CEO & Managing Director Krishnamurthi Venkataramanan
Krishnamurthi Venkataramanan
34 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • L&T is a big organisation having well maintained system (in 22 reviews)

  • Good work culture, Cooperative collegues, best guiding senior management (in 13 reviews)


Cons
  • PROLONGED WORKING HOURS MAKES IT DIFFICULT TO FIND A BALANCE B/W PERSONAL & PROFESSIONAL LIFE (in 32 reviews)

  • Nightlife in L&T is a cold shivering winter night standing in a desolate site shouting at sleepy laborers (in 18 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Great

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at L&T

    Pros

    Good benefits and free food in Cafeteria

    Cons

    Extended hours at office is now more frequent

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Very good company to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager
    Current Employee - Project Manager

    I have been working at L&T full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Personal growth is there along with good benefits

    Cons

    Couldn't think of any, I have only gained from this company

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Good quality work with very minimum motivation

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at L&T full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Quaility of job is very good.
    Get to work in different domains.

    Cons

    No Motivation in terms of sarlary and promotions
    No established process

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get good Managers and get employee review

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Work more... Get paid very less

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer

    I worked at L&T full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Job security
    If you reach Managerial level and survive, life is full of incentives

    Cons

    Crazy work hours... 12-14 hour work shifts for upto 6-7 days a week.
    Non-managerial candidates get paid very less.
    Managers do not listen to engineers.
    Non-technical staff is treated poorly.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay more attention to needs/wants of employees or they are bound to leave you.

    Doesn't Recommend
  6.  

    Great place to work at

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at L&T

    Pros

    Fun people and you learn a lot

    Cons

    Lots of unfinished projects during the day

  7.  

    Best Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at L&T

    Pros

    Good company to work for.

    Cons

    Salary is less, team is poor

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase the pay

    Recommends
  8.  

    Very Good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Manager in Mumbai (India)
    Former Employee - Manager in Mumbai (India)

    I worked at L&T

    Pros

    Great management, Good HR policies, Various Company Benefits, Excellent working Environment

    Cons

    Less Pay, Should have planned schedule

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    As Such Nothing

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Good for fresher

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Data Warehouse Dev in Mumbai (India)
    Current Employee - Data Warehouse Dev in Mumbai (India)

    I have been working at L&T as a contractor (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Freshers can learn; will work like experienced grades

    Cons

    not the right place for experienced

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Retention is required; policies to be revised

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Project Trainee

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Intern in Mysore (India)
    Former Employee - Intern in Mysore (India)

    I worked at L&T as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to work in , no pressure

    Cons

    not much, at times it would be overload of work

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep the good work going

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Tremendous Potential for learning, however sometime they expect too much..

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Powai, Maharashtra (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Powai, Maharashtra (India)

    I have been working at L&T full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    1. Continues learning opportunities.
    2. Seniors encourage to take lead in new areas.
    3. Considerate about personal life issues
    4. Sense of pride working for L&T

    Cons

    1. At times, company demands too much from individuals, forcing him / her to stretch beyond their usual limits, becoming hectic.
    2. Seniors are usually ones who have stayed here for more than 15 years. Due to which outside company techniques & ideas are viewed as alien.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Bring more outside Top management & Executives, to use their experiences for company growth.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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